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Federal Reserve System Committee on International Economic Analysis

October 01, 2009

Thursday, October 1
8:00 a.m.   Breakfast
9:00 a.m.   "Common Factors in Small Open Economies: Inference and Consequences"
Pablo A. Guerron-Quintana, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
    Discussant: Rob Vigfusson, Federal Reserve Board
10:00 a.m.   "Risk Appetite and Exchange Rates"
Erkko Etula (with Tobias Adrian and Hyun Song Shin), Federal Reserve Bank of New York
    Discussant: Jian Wang, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
11:00 a.m.   Break
11:15 a.m.   "Offshore Production and Business Cycle Dynamics with Heterogeneous Firms"
Andrei Zlate, Federal Reserve Board.
    Discussant: George Alessandria, Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
12:30 p.m.   Lunch
2:00 p.m.   "The Effects of Foreign Shocks when U.S. Interest Rates are at Zero"
Luca Guerrieri (with Martin Bodenstein, Christopher J. Erceg) Board of Governors
    Discussant: Jim Dolmas, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
3:00 p.m.   "Cross-Country Causes and Consequences of the 2008 Crisis: Early Warning"
Mark Spiegel (with Andrew K. Rose) Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
    Discussant: Jane Little, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
4:00 p.m.   Break
4:15 p.m.   "The Relationship Between House Prices and the Current Account"
Robert F. Martin (with Linda Kole) Board of Governors
    Discussant: Andrea Ferrero, Federal Reserve Bank of New York
5:30 p.m.   Reception
     

Friday, October 2

8:30 a.m.   Breakfast
9:30 a.m.   "Investment-Specific Technology and International Business Cycles: A Quantitative Assessment"
Federico S. Mandelman (with Pau Rabanal and Juan F. Rubio-Ramírez) Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
    Discussant: Jesper L. Lindé, Federal Reserve Board
10:30 a.m.   Break
10:45 a.m.   "Investment and Trade Patterns in a Sticky-Price, Open-Economy Model"
Enrique Martinez-Garcia (with Jens Søndergaard) Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas
    Discussant: Fernanda Nechio, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
11:45 a.m.   Adjourn
    Lunch